“The risks of ice throw depends on the duration and intensity of icing, rotor and wind speed, which varies from year to year and site to site”
Ruud Kerkhof - Founder of the Ice Prevention System
Focus is at the viability of your business cases through finding the optimal match between wind turbines and their surroundings.
Monitoring implies the registration of bat activity with an ultrasound microphone located within the nacelle base near the rotor.
Even though there is under such conditions no direct danger for ‘ice throw’, it remains key to inform residents about a turbine’s status.